endomixis

[en-doh-mik-sis]

noun Biology.

a periodic reorganization of the cell nucleus observed in certain ciliated protozoans.

Nearby words

  1. endometrioma,
  2. endometriosis,
  3. endometritis,
  4. endometrium,
  5. endomitosis,
  6. endomorph,
  7. endomorphic,
  8. endomorphism,
  9. endomycetales,
  10. endomyocardial

Origin of endomixis

1914; endo- + Greek míxis mixing

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